Mary Cameron


Personal and Family Information

Mary was born about 1860 in Polmont, Stirlingshire, Scotland, the daughter of Angus Cameron and Janet McLay.

Her husband was John Hotchkiss, who she married on 15 JUL 1886 in The Sheriff Clerks Office Linlithgow, Scotland. Their seven known children were Elizabeth (c1887-?), Hannah (c1888-?), Janet (c1890-?), Mary (c1892-?), Annie (1894-1974), Helen (c1896-?) and Cornelius (c1900-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Mary Cameron


Angus Cameron


Janet McLay



BirthABT 1860
Place: Polmont, Stirlingshire, Scotland


OccupationDomestic Servant


Note 1

!Source: 1891 Scotland Census

John Hotchkies 37, head, abt 1854, Larbert, Stirlingshire

Mary Hotchkies 31, wife, abt 1860, Polmont, Stirlingshire

Elizabeth Hotchkies 4, daughter, abt 1887, Grangemouth, Stirlingshire

Hannah Hotchkies 3, daughter, abt 1888, Grangemouth, Stirlingshire

Janet Hotchkies 11Mo, abt March 1890, Grangemouth, Stirlingshire

William Cameron 14, boarder, abt 1877, Grangemouth, Stirlingshire

The 1891 Census for Scotland was taken on the night of 5/6 April 1891.

!Source: 1901 Scotland Census

John Hotchkies 47, head, abt 1854, Larbert, stirlingshire

Mary Hotchkies 41, wife, abt 1860, Polmont <<<

Elizabeth Hotchkies 14, daughter, abt 1887, Grangemouth

Hannah Hotchkies 13, daughter, abt 1888,, Grangemouth

Janet Hotchkies 10, daughter, abt 1891, Grangemouth

Mary Hotchkies 9, daughter, abt 1892, Grangemouth

Annie Hotchkies 6, daughter, abt 1895, Grangemouth

Helen Hotchkies 5, daughter, abt 1896, Grangemouth

Cornelius Hotchkies 1, son, abt 1900, Grangemouth